Section 8 Waiting Lists in Pennsylvania

As of October 3rd 2022, there are 30 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Pennsylvania.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 30 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Pennsylvania that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Last Updated On
Delaware County, Pennsylvania September 4th, 2018
Mifflin County Housing Authority August 3rd, 2017
Sunbury Housing Authority August 13th, 2019
Carbon County, Pennsylvania July 10th, 2018
The Wyoming County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities September 20th, 2018
Susquehanna County Housing & Redevelopment Authority September 20th, 2018
Cumberland County September 20th, 2018
Housing Authority of Centre County July 13th, 2017
Fayette County Housing Authority October 23rd, 2018
Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania May 9th, 2018
Huntingdon County Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Housing Authority of Indiana County July 13th, 2017
DuBois Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Clarion and Forest County, Pennsylvania October 24th, 2017
Venango County, Pennsylvania September 20th, 2018
Adams County, Pennsylvania March 5th, 2019
McKean County, Pennsylvania October 23rd, 2017
Schuylkill County Housing Authority June 28th, 2018
Lebanon County Housing Authority December 1st, 2018
Lawrence County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List April 16th, 2021
Bucks County, PA Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List March 3rd, 2022
Bucks County, Pennsylvania Family Unification Program (FUP) March 3rd, 2022
Beaver County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List July 1st, 2020
Columbia County, Pennsylvania March 7th, 2022
Mercer County, Pennsylvania June 25th, 2021
Cambria County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List March 2nd, 2021
Butler County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List March 16th, 2022
Tioga and Bradford County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List March 7th, 2022
Bucks County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List September 11th, 2022
Erie County, Pennsylvania August 30th, 2022

There are 90 housing authorities in Pennsylvania which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide.

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed in the last two years.

Waiting List Closed Date
Allegheny County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 14th, 2022
Lackawanna County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 28th, 2022
Monroe County, PA Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 2nd, 2022
Erie, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 21st, 2021
York County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on December 30th, 2020
Lancaster, Pennsylvania Closed on November 18th, 2020
Clearfield County, PA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 6th, 2020